Ponte "Nova" de Portimão - Portimão, Portugal
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Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra
N 37° 09.077 W 008° 30.300
29S E 543955 N 4111769
Quick Description: This is a small suspended bridge in the N125 road in Algarve near Portimão.
Location: Faro, Portugal
Date Posted: 10/21/2006 2:56:28 PM
Waymark Code: WMVY5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 298

Long Description:
This bridge is located in Portimão, Algarve.
The Old Portimão bridge was getting old and didn´t suport the amount of trafic that was going trough and right inside the city so it was decided to build a new one , some kms up the river leading the trafic outside the town instead of trough it.
It´s a small bridge (compared with other suspended bridges), it has 2 towers (A shaped) with 62m (203ft) high and an extension of 842 m (2762ft).
Date Completed: 9/12/1991

Usage: Automobile

Length: 842m / 2762ft

WWW: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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